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Researchers Examine Kangaroo Paw Preference

Researchers Examine Kangaroo Paw Preference
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Two Russian researchers have undertaken hundreds of hours of observation in Hobart to find out if kangaroos are left or right handed. Photo Credit: Flying Cloud via Flickr.

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11:25AM PDT on Apr 1, 2013

Thank you.

6:38AM PDT on Jun 30, 2012

Is this really necessary? Leave them alone and they will be happy.

12:23AM PDT on Jun 30, 2012

And the point of the study is for?

9:24PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

Where was that job when I was looking for work? Sip vodka, watch grass grow, paint dry and kangaroos paws. Lonely job, but someone has to do it.

8:24PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

Yes the Aussies could have told them.

8:06PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

All Australians know that kangaroos use both paws we didn't need a Russian study to tell us that

7:37PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

And the purpose of this study is . . . . ? What a waste of money.

6:33PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

What a waste of money.....should be using that money for more constructive projects.

5:34PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

What a stupid study.
I have kangaroos frequent my fence all the time and I can tell you they use their left and right paws equally.Kangaroos are lovely animals.
The so called Russian researchers motive for this stupid useless study is obviously to enable them to stay in Australia by extending their Visa

1:17PM PDT on Jun 29, 2012

Wow. One heck of a senseless study. Wonder who funded it?

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